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Visit this fantastic part-Jacobean farmhouse B&B with self-catering cottages on a working farm in rural Herefordshire, complete with 100 acres of arable and a suckler cow herd of Charolais cows.

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Rooms: B&B & 2 self-catering barns
Price:

From £40 per person, per night (based on a minimum of 2 nights in B&B). From £60 per night self-catering

Meals: Local breakfast for B&B guests
Open: Year round
Address: Upper Newton Farmhouse, Kinnersley, Herefordshire, HR3 6QB
 
reviewed by greentraveller

Why we've chosen Upper Newton Farmhouse:

Jump on a train to Hereford and cycle the remaining distance to Upper Newton Farmhouse (or take a taxi if you have left your bike at home) where you will find a fantastic part-Jacobean farmhouse B&B with self-catering cottages on a working farm in rural Herefordshire, complete with 100 acres of arable and a suckler cow herd of Charolais cows.

Onsite the owners have taken a number of green measures to reduce the environmental impact of their tourism business. They have a new biomass boiler, which is run on apple tree prunings. The wood burning stoves in farmhouse, with fuel from their own managed forest. The cottage garden produces vegetables for breakfasts, with other ingredients bought from a nearby farm shop. They use organic cleaning products. There are boxes and food caddies for recycling and composting.

Reviewed by Anita Pati

"A peaceful, working farm experience in rural English countryside and the cottages are perfect for a family holidaying for a week."

Read Anita's full review of Upper Newton Farmhouse

 

 

Top green features at Upper Newton Farm

 
  • Biomass boiler

  • Woodburning stoves in farmhouse fed with apple tree prunings

  • Cottage garden produces veg

  • Owner Pearl handmakes furnishings, wall hangings and cushions

  • Organic cleaning products

  • Boxes and food caddies for recycling and composting

 

Location

Upper Newton Farmhouse, Herefordshire
Nearest train station: Hereford railway station

Directions from station:
From Hereford, is it a short taxi ride to the accommodation. See www.traintaxi.co.uk for taxi info

Plan your journey by train

Buy rail tickets online and then collect them at any main station.
Bookings usually open 10-12 weeks before your date of travel.

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